Ilja Arts and Moniek Tromp join the board of NWO Domain Science

1 May 2019

The NWO Executive Board has appointed Ilja Arts and Moniek Tromp as new board members for the NWO Domain Science, from 1 May 2019. They will succeed Ineke Braakman en Titia Sixma.

Ilja Arts

Ilja Arts is Professor of Molecular Epidemiology and Scientific Director of the Maastricht Centre for Systems Biology. She focuses on the integration of omics and complex phenotypic data from epidemiological studies using systems biology approaches in the fields of cardiovascular and metabolic disease.

Moniek Tromp

Moniek Tromp is professor of Materials Science at the University of Groningen. Her research focuses on an area where physics and chemistry intersect: the development and application of spectroscopy, which studies chemical reactions in materials such as batteries and catalysts.

The board of the NWO Domain Science as of 1 May:

  • Niek Lopes Cardozo (Eindhoven University of Technology), ad interim Chair, also member of the Executive Board
  • Jan de Boer (University of Amsterdam)
  • Arjen Doelman (University of Leiden)
  • Bas Zwaan (Wageningen University & Research)
  • Peter Wierenga (former Philips)
  • Ilja Arts (Maastricht University)
  • Moniek Tromp (University of Groningen)

Source: NWO